Navigation Links
Patrick Hwu, M.D., and Mario Sznol, M.D., Join Genesis Biopharma's Scientific and Medical Advisory Board
Date:5/25/2011

LOS ANGELES, May 25, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Genesis Biopharma, Inc. (OTC/BB: GNBP), a biotechnology company developing targeted cancer therapies, today announced that Patrick Hwu, M.D., and Mario Sznol, M.D., have joined the Company's recently formed Scientific and Medical Advisory Board (SMAB).

Dr. Hwu is currently on the faculty of the University of Texas MD Anderson Cancer Center in Houston, and serves as chairman of the Center's Department of Melanoma Medical Oncology, Division of Cancer Medicine.

Dr. Sznol is currently on the faculty of Yale University School of Medicine, and is Professor of Medicine (Medical Oncology), and also serves as Vice-Chief Medical Oncology and Co-Director of the Yale Cancer Center Melanoma Program.

"We are pleased that Drs. Hwu and Sznol have joined our new Scientific and Medical Advisory Board, and look forward to their contribution in helping to guide our autologous cell therapy program," said Anthony J. Cataldo, President and Chief Executive Officer.

Drs. Hwu and Sznol join other leading oncologists and cancer researchers on the prestigious Genesis Biopharma SMAB who include: Cassian Yee, M.D., Professor of Medicine at the University of Washington's Fred Hutchinson Cancer Research Center; James Mule, Ph.D., and Jeffrey Weber, M.D., Ph.D., of the H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute; David DiGiusto, Ph.D., of the City of Hope; and Daniel Powell, Ph.D., from the University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine.

About Genesis Biopharma, Inc.

Genesis Biopharma, Inc. is a development-stage biotechnology company engaged in the development of targeted cancer therapies.  For more information about the company, visit www.genesis-biopharma.com.

Forward-Looking Statements

The foregoing press announcement contains forward-looking statements that can be identified by such terminology as "expect," "potential," "suggests," "bodes," "may," "should," "could" or similar expressions.  Such forward-looking statements involve known and unknown risks, uncertainties and other factors that may cause the actual results to be materially different from any future results, performance or achievements expressed or implied by such statements.  In particular, management's expectations regarding future research, development and/or commercial results could be affected by, among other things, uncertainties relating to clinical trials and product development; availability of future financing; unexpected regulatory delays or government regulation generally; the company's ability to obtain or maintain patent and other proprietary intellectual property protection; and competition in general. Forward-looking statements speak only as of the date they are made. The company does not undertake to update forward-looking statements to reflect circumstances or events that occur after the date the forward-looking statements are made.


'/>"/>
SOURCE Genesis Biopharma, Inc.
Copyright©2010 PR Newswire.
All rights reserved

Related biology technology :

1. GeneNews appoints Patrick Terry as lead strategic advisor for U.S. commercialization of ColonSentry(TM)
2. Patrick Soon-Shiong, M.D. and Michele B. Chan Join Prestigious List of Recipients of KCET Visionary Award at 10th Gala Honoring Region's Philanthropic Leaders
3. Patrick Soon-Shiong, M.D. and Michele B. Chan Join Prestigious List of Recipients of KCET Visionary Award at 10th Gala Honoring Region's Philanthropic Leaders
4. Healthcare Distribution Management Association Names Patrick Kelly New Senior Vice President, Government Affairs
5. Patrick Dempsey Teams up With Breakaway from CancerĀ® to Help Connect Cancer Patients to Free Resources
6. Trusted LASIK Surgeons Welcomes Leading LASIK Eye Surgery Expert, Inventor David Huang, M.D., Los Angeles, to Its Unique Lasik Directory Service
7. Orexigen(R) Therapeutics Appoints Dennis Kim, M.D., as Senior Vice President, Head of Obesity and Metabolic Disorders
8. Cato T. Laurencin, M.D., Ph.D. to Join Osteotech Board of Directors
9. Senesco Appoints Harlan W. Waksal, M.D., to Board of Directors
10. Ethan Weiss, M.D., Joins Bionovos Scientific Advisory Board
11. Cerimon Pharmaceuticals Appoints James S. Shannon, M.D., to Board of Directors
Post Your Comments:
*Name:
*Comment:
*Email:
(Date:2/12/2016)... , Feb. 12, 2016  PTC Therapeutics, Inc. ... annual STRIVE (Strategies to Realize Innovation, Vision and ... (DMD). STRIVE provides funds to patient advocacy organizations ... make meaningful contributions to the rare disease community ... of future patient advocates. Mary ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... NBIX ) today announced its financial results for the quarter ... --> For the fourth quarter of 2015, the ... per share, compared to a net loss of $19.4 million, or ... the year ended December 31, 2015, the Company reported a net ... to a net loss of $60.5 million, or $0.81 loss per ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... , Feb. 11, 2016  Bioethics International, a not-for-profit organization ... researched, developed, marketed and made accessible to patients around the ... had named the publication of the Good Pharma ... publication is also featured as one of BMJ Open ... last year that are most frequently read. Ed ...
(Date:2/11/2016)... (PRWEB) , ... February 11, ... ... business-to-business publication dedicated to delivering cutting-edge information focused on the development and ... Sciences to become a premier sponsor of the 2016 BioProcess International Awards ...
Breaking Biology Technology:
(Date:1/18/2016)... JOSE, Calif. , Jan. 18, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... security software that simplifies the use and access ... technology and go-to-market partnership with American Cyber.  ... Cyber brings extensive experience leading transformational C4ISR and ... implementing and integrating the latest proven technology solutions," ...
(Date:1/13/2016)... ALBANY, New York , January 13, 2016 /PRNewswire/ ... Transparency Market Research has published a new market report ... Share, Growth, Trends, and Forecast, 2015 - 2023. According to ... mn in 2014 and is anticipated to reach US$1,625.8 ... from 2015 to 2023. In terms of volume, the ...
(Date:1/11/2016)... , Jan. 11, 2016 Synaptics Incorporated ... interface solutions, today announced that its ClearPad ® ... (TDDI) products won two separate categories in the 8 ... Innovator and Best Technology Breakthrough. The Synaptics ® ... a simplified supply chain, thinner devices, brighter displays and ...
Breaking Biology News(10 mins):